‚ÄčAh, the Supergroup. She's a fickle mistress for musicians, often paying massive dividends for the investment of brilliant musical minds, but other times ... not so much. Examples of successful collaborations range from Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young and the Traveling Wilburys to Velvet Revolver, ... More >>
Ranking the best of what went around and came around again.
It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again. BILLY JOEL The Stranger (Columbia/Legacy) As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionally, rock. "Scenes ... More >>
Maybe it's the American in me but I've always loved the music of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. For as long as I can recall, Petty's been one of my favorite songwriters when it comes to rock music, mainly because his songs are simple, two-part harmony styled ditties that hone in on a hard to descr ... More >>
Holiday Gift Guide 2001
Tom Petty, still drawling after all these years